Dunes Manor To Host Two ‘Polar Express’ Events

OCEAN CITY – The Dunes Manor Hotel & Suites will present its annual “Polar Express” Experience on Sunday, Dec. 16 and Saturday, Dec. 22 with all proceeds from benefiting the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s Foundation, a Baltimore-based charitable organization that provides hospital and respite housing services to critically ill children and their families.

“Our hotel guests as well as Ocean City residents are invited to join us at this year’s ‘Polar Express’ Experience,” said Tracy Rice, guest relations manager at Dunes Manor Hotel & Suites. “It’s a wonderful family event that will help to raise money for Believe in Tomorrow and the incredible work that they’re doing with their House by the Sea in Ocean City.”

The Dunes Manor Hotel’s “Polar Express” Experience will feature a showing of the 2004 Academy Award-nominated movie “Polar Express,” starring Tom Hanks; hot chocolate and cookies for all attendees; avisit from Santa; and photos with Santa.

“We’re thrilled to be able to partner with Dunes Manor and their ‘Polar Express’ Experience,” said Wayne Littleton, program coordinator for Believe In Tomorrow. “The hotel has been a consistent supporter of the Ocean City community, and that’s the type of business that Believe in Tomorrow’s House by the Sea is eager to team up with.”

All proceeds from the $5 per person admission fee for the Dunes Manor’s “Polar Express” Experience will benefit the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s Foundation. Tickets can be purchased for the event on Sunday, Dec. 16 (4-6 p.m.) or Saturday, Dec. 22, 6-8 p.m. by calling the hotel (410-289-1100) and paying by credit card, visiting the hotel before the event and paying by cash or credit card, or on the day of the event and paying by cash or credit card.

Space at the Dunes Manor for the “Polar Express” Experience is limited and advance ticket purchases are strongly encouraged.